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Question for those who've conducted research

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by DrPavoreal, May 12, 2008.

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Should a person include the name of the investigator he/she worked with?

Poll closed May 12, 2009.
  1. Yes

    79.3%
  2. No

    10.3%
  3. I have an alcohol problem.

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  4. I listed "booty dancing" as an extracurricular activity on the AMCAS.

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  1. DrPavoreal

    DrPavoreal Full of Optimism
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    I'm completing secondaries (very early), and one requires me to write an essay on my research experiences. Do you think it is appropriate to include the name of who you worked with (PI and such) in addition to the institution or would that be considered pompous name-dropping? :scared:
     
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  3. ilikefudge

    ilikefudge spongebob squarepants
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    i don't think there's anything wrong with writing the name of your PI. I did it... just don't make that the focus of your essay. I only mentioned her name once and I elaborated on what I did specifically and what i learned, etc. good luck!:luck:
     
  4. DrPavoreal

    DrPavoreal Full of Optimism
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    Thanks for the input, guys & gals! :love:
     

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